What Does Democracy Look Like?

  title={What Does Democracy Look Like?},
  author={John Stolle-Mcallister},
  journal={Latin American Perspectives},
  pages={15 - 35}
Over the past few years, Mexico has been engaged in a transition to democracy. The phrase dominates political speeches and academic analyses. It is not clear, however, even five years after the Mexican electorate ousted the long-ruling Partido Revolucionario Institucional (Institutional Revolutionary Party-PRI), exactly what kind of democracy the country is becoming. Liberal observers point to more transparent and autonomous electoral processes and institutions as a sign that the Mexican state… Expand
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